Veterans' Programs & Benefits
Experts from the Butler V.A.:
Ann Druschel is the nurse manager for the Adult Day Health Care, Mobile Adult Day Health Care and the Homemaker Home Health Aide Program manager.
Carolyn Kaminski is a licensed social worker for the Homemaker Home Health Aide Program and the Primary Care-Mental Health Integration Program.
What you can expect to learn:
- How to access services
- Care in the community benefits and processes
- Aid and attendance benefits and processes
- Open Q&A session following presentation
Reservations required: firstname.lastname@example.org or 724-589-4646
Connecting Businesses to Create a Better Community
Co-Sponsored by: Primary Health Network & Greenville Area Chamber of Commerce
PHN and PHN Foundation invite business members of Mercer County and surrounding areas to attend Coffee Connections to create networking opportunities and educate others on what our area has to offer.
RSVP by Friday, May 25: email@example.com
Registration from 12 to 12:45 p.m.
Golf Ball Drop 12:45 p.m.
Shotgun start 1:00 p.m.
Four person scramble (women and seniors hit from appropriate tees). Prizes for 1st, 2nd 5th places, skill prizes, raffle prizes, putting contest, silent auction.
$75 per golfer or $300 per team (includes green fees with carts, lunch, beverages, buffet dinner, wine & beer tasting, and prizes)
For non-golfers, tickets are available for dinner and wine tasting, and golf ball drop.
Tee sponsors available for $100
Proceeds benefit various Rotary programs including youth leadership and vocational programs, international exchange programs, Greenville Rotary Jack Brown Memorial Scholarship, Greenville service projects, and Rotary International Foundation.
For more information: Ray Olsen, 724-456-2187 or register and pay online.
Click here for a registration form.
- Live Auction
- Chance Auction
- Chance PLUS Auction
- 50/50 Raffle
- Live music & fun for kids
- Specially prepared strawberry desserts
Proceeds from the auctions and raffles benefit the Good Samaritan Fund at The Ridgewood at Shenango Valley and are used solely for benevolent and unfunded care.
Admission: $1 or one non-expired canned food item per person to benefit the Community Food Warehouse.
Click here for a coupon for a special drawing.
Benefiting the Greenville Area Public Library
The event is back! Tickets available soon! Join us to taste wine, beer and savory appetizers from local wineries, breweries and restaurants.
Tickets are $30 per person or $50 per couple. Call 724-588-5490
Must be 21 years and older to purchase tickets and attend the event.
The UPMC Horizon Community Health Foundation is one of the premier golf outings in our region. Proceeds fund special projects in our area that address unmet health and human service needs.
Golfer Only, Hole-in-One and Team Prizes
9:00 a.m. Registration
9:30 - 10:45 a.m. Driving Range
11:00 a.m. Shotgun Start
4:30 p.m. Reception (cash bar & buffet dinner, awards & prizes)
Reserve your spot by June 8.
Special appearance of Chris Higbee!
It's time to crown this year's Wing King at the 11th Annual Wing King Cook-Off. The event has four categories that are selected by a panel of judges chosen from the community. Attendees vote for the People's Choice.
- Wing King Traditional
- Wing King BBQ
- Wing King Creative
- Wing King Hot
- Wing King People's Choice
Cost is $20 per person in advance / $25 at the gate
The event benefits the United Way's initiative of "Lifting Families Out of Poverty."
For more information or tickets, 724-981-1884
Summer Camp registrations now open! Our next Athena Community Enrichment (ACE) workshop is an AROUND THE GLOBE summer camp that will be held for 6 weeks this summer, every Saturday morning.
Students will travel around the world exploring different countries and continents weekly! Open to kids ages 6-10. Spots are limited and will be reserved on a first come, first serve basis. Starts June 23!
Sponsored by the Greenville Area Economic Development Corp. and the Greenville Area Chamber of Commerce.
Registration with shotgun start at 11:00 a.m.
$130 per player includes BBQ buffet by Mule Train Smokers, "19th Hole" Awards Reception, beverages and participant gift
A variety of sponsorship opportunities are available. View here
You can register or pay online.
Sponsored by the Shenango Valley Chamber of Commerce
Registration: 8 am
Shotgun Start: 9 am
Golf Package: $85 per person includes 18-holes of golf w/cart, pastries & complimentary “Hole-in-One Juice Bar” during registration featuring mimosas
Hot dog on the turn; participation gift
Once golf outing is complete, sit down lunch served at the club house followed by awards and a basket raffle!
Hole-in-One Prizes on par 3’s sponsored by Gilbert’s Risk Solutions
Mulligans, Skins, and Proximity Prizes
Contact Shenango Valley Chamber, 724-981-5880 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Benefiting Primary Health Network Foundation
9:30 - 11:30 a.m. Breakfast & Registration
11:30 a.m. Buses depart Clark House
Dinner to follow
The Beach Ball Crawl is a competitive bean bag toss event, where participants travel by school bus to several bars/restaurants in Mercer County. Teams of 2-5 gather to play in this summer, fun-filled event!
Breakfast and dinner are included in the registration price, a basket raffle will take place, and there will be a karaoke competition from 6:00-9:00 PM following the "Crawl". A country band, "Crows Run," will also be playing at the Clark House from 9:00 PM- 1:00 AM following karaoke.
Discount rooms available at the Park Inn. Shuttle to/from the Clark House also available.
$35 per person until June 16.
Must be 21 to participate.
The Greenville Chamber of Commerce is hosting its second annual wine and beer tasting event, Grapes & Growlers.
Only 250 tickets will be sold for this premier event. Attendees will have the opportunity to sample some of the area’s finest wines and brews in this unique, casual atmosphere.
Click here to sponsor the event. Call the Chamber, 724-588-7150.
Tickets: $25 each and will be available in June.
Community Counseling Center has been providing comprehensive community-based behavioral health and substance abuse services to children and adolescents, young and middle aged adults, and geriatric service participants since 1957.
Sponsorship opportunities are available and in part help cover the costs of providing an educational program including a speaker at our community education/outreach program events. In recognition of National Mental Health Month which begins May 1, we have engaged Michaila Rae DeVore as our guest speaker. Michaila is a bullying survivor and will share her personal message of strength, self-love, and hope in her keynote address entitled “Powerless to Powerful."
Ms. DeVore is a senior at Saegertown High School and was a competitor in Miss America’s Outstanding Teen Program for three years winning three local titles and then progressing to the Miss Pennsylvania Outstanding Teen Pageants. She will also conduct the afternoon Educational Workshop on May 17 from 2:00pm – 3:30pm for stakeholders including service participants, staff, and family members. This afternoon educational workshop is being presented free of charge to attendees, as we want as many service participants and family members to attend as possible.
For additional information, to schedule an ad or purchase a ticket, email Elaine Shardy or call, 724-981-7141 x194.
This first Women in Leadership Development event in Mercer County is presented by Gannon Small Business Development Center featuring leadership expert Dr. Janet Rose!
Ticket price includes panel discussion with women in leadership, lunch, and a copy of Dr. Rose's book, Leading Women.
Cost is $40. Click here to register.
Meet Colony Ambassadors at the Keifer Building to learn about life in The Colony and tour current 2- and 3- bedroom homes and 1-bedroom apartments. Find out about our NEW to come 2-bedroom apartments with open floor plans, laundry, patios and car ports.
The Tour of Homes is free and open to the public. For more information, 724-589-4646
Featuring Juvenile Characteristics
Come and enjoy MCTA’s “Trail Treats” with food provided by Sheetz, Twin Temptations Bakery, Padrone’s Pizza, Paxton’s Restaurant and more of your local flavor favorites.
There will also be a 50/50 Raffle and Silent Auction
All funds raised will be used to continue the expansion of trails on abandoned rail beds throughout Mercer County and encourage tourism and economic vitality.
Tickets • $12 per person - Includes food, drinks & music - Can be purchased at the door or in advance from a board member or Fred Kiser, 724-866-3317.
Sponsored by Mercer Area Chamber of Commerce
This year we have changed the venue to The Lakes at Jefferson so that we can highlight all the great bakers, restaurants and organizations around the county as well as the local brew houses and wineries!! Visitors will enjoy samples of delicious beverages and cuisine from the finest breweries, wineries, bakers, restaurants and organizations, around the county!! There will also be an opportunity to purchase tickets for the Chinese Auction. Tickets available at Mercer Citizens Bank, J. Hicks on the Square, IXL Rehab & Fitness Center, Tom Jones State Farm and Mercer Chamber of Commerce.
Ticket prices: $20 each; 2 for $30; or 8 for $100; at the door $25 each
Sponsored by Community Food Warehouse
The event centers around a simple meal of soup and bread and features handcrafted pottery bowls made and donated by local artisans and students. Soup and breads donated by local restaurants and bakeries.
The bowl is a reminder that everyday people in our community may not have enough to eat.
Cost is $20. All money collected will be used to feed the hungry in Mercer County.
For more information or to make an auction donation, contact Lauren at email@example.com or 724.981.0353. Buy tickets online.
The GSO presents “All Creatures Great & Small,” a wonderful concert for animal lovers. Everyone who loves going to the zoo will delight in hearing music that brings to life snakes, donkeys, horses, butterflies, bumble bees, lions, ducks, cats, wolves, elephants, panthers, monkeys and more! The GSO performs "On the Trail" by Grofë from the Grand Canyon Suite, "Mariposas Exoticas (Exotic Butterflies)," "Dancing Snakes," "I Wan’na Be Like You" from The Jungle Book, Leroy Anderson’s "Chicken Reel," Mancini’s "Baby Elephant Walk" and the "Pink Panther," and music from the Lion King.
Registration is from 10 am to 10:50 am at Family Video, and then the egg hunt will be at Central Park at 11 am (There will be a crossing guard to get everyone over there).
If you wish to make a donation, contact Sam Iliff at 724-456-9292. They are looking for prize donations or monetary donations, which will go towards buying prizes and candy.
Talking about your financial and healthcare priorities as you get older is one of the most important conversations to have with your adult children. How do you start the conversation and what do you discuss? Find out at this FREE panel discussion.
Ask the experts about
- Financial Power of Attorney
- healthcare Power of Attorney
- Living Wills
- Long Term Care Options
- Talking About Potential Inheritance
- How to Document Your Vital Information
- How to Talk About Your Finances with Your Children
Tye J. Cressman, partner at Cressman & Erde LLC in Meadville & Titusville
John O'Malley, personal financial representative at Allstate
9:00 a.m. Registration; 10:00 a.m. race start
Proceeds benefit Primary Health Network Charitable Foundation programs and LTI respiratory therapy student scholarships
Costum contest, post race party including music and breakfast buffet, and commemorative T-shirt
$25 Pre-registration until March 15 or $30 day of event, 724-981-2875
Join us as we "spring forward," for an exciting evening of bidding and great auction items.
Benefits the Chamber of Commerce and United Way of Mercer County
- Table of 10: $425
- Table of 8: $350
- Individual ticket: $45
Price include heavy hors d'oeuvres, open bar and bid number.
Each year starting at the Park Inn by Radisson in West Middlesex, Pa. hundreds of participants, community-wide, brave the cold in an attempt to conquer the Snowball Crawl! This event consists of playing miniature golf at some of your favorite local establishments in the Shenango Valley. Proceeds benefit the programs of the Primary Health Network Charitable Foundation. You can register by visiting their website.
Cost is $45 per person/$180 team until February 2. Price is $55 per person/$220 team at the door and after February 2. Online registration ends Feb. 20.
Must be 21 years or older to participate. For additional information, call 724-981-2875.
The Borough of Greenville will be hosting an information meeting. Residents strongly encouraged to attend as well as non-residents. The discussion will help to educate and dispel any myths voters may have before going to the ballot box.
- What does the recent action taken by the Greenville Borough Council mean for you as a resident?
- What can you expect from the process?
- How can you be involved in the process?
- What steps do you take to be placed on the ballot for commission member?
Sponsored by Mercer Area, Grove City Area, Greenville Area and Shenango Valley Chambers of Commerce.
Get the opportunity to hear from County Commissioners, Matt McConnell, Scott Boyd and Tim McGonigle.
Cost is $15. RSVP by January 26 to Mercer Area Chamber of Commerce, 143 N. Diamond Street, Mercer, PA 16137, 724-662-4185 or click here
Q&A follows a buffet lunch.
Local & Regional Healthcare Resources
- Updates on services offered by area hospitals and UPMC Greenville Medical Center.
- How St. Paul's and UPMC hospital system cooperate to enhance healthcare options in the region.
- What the future holds for our local healthcare providers.
- Open Q&A session follows presentation.
Donald Owrey, president of UPMC Horizon
Chris Wright, president/CEO of St. Paul's
Reservations required; seating is limited: firstname.lastname@example.org or 724-589-4646
Deck the Halls Holiday Concert
Conducted by Music Director Michael Gelfand and featuring Greenville Symphony Orchestra, Greenville Area Community Theater and SAY Chorus
Note that this concert is in addition to regular season concert season. Tickets are sold separately from patron season tickets.